Verifavia Shipping has actually introduced the globe’s very first “3-Way Plug & Play” IHM Maintenance Dashboard to guarantee effective as well as constant upkeep of Inventory of Hazardous Materials (IHM) records. The electronic system makes certain the IHM can be upgraded precisely, properly as well as in real-time to abide by the EU Ship Recycling Regulation (EU SRR) target date of 31 December 2020, along with its continuous upkeep needs.
On 31st December 2018, the EU SRR entered pressure, forbiding or limiting making use of dangerous products onboard EU-flagged newbuildings as well as EU-flagged vessels going to demolition at reusing lawns. From 31st December 2020, it will certainly be additionally included cover all various other EU-flagged ships, along with ships trading under the flag of a 3rd nation that call at an EU port or anchorage.
The guideline forbids or limits the setup as well as use dangerous products (like asbestos or ozone-depleting compounds, to name a few) aboard ships, along with making it necessary for ships to bring onboard an accredited as well as kept IHM defining the place as well as approximate amounts of those products.
The EU SRR additionally needs the IHM to be continually upgraded with pertinent vendors papers such as Material Declarations (MDs) as well as Suppliers Documents of Conformity (SDoCs) throughout the ship’s functional life as well as restored every 5 years. It covers all things as well as devices that are mounted, modernised or changed.
Verifavia’s “3-Way Plug & Play” IHM Maintenance Dashboard is the sector’s very first online system supplying shipowners, superintendents, vessels as well as also Port State Control (PSC) as well as Class with online accessibility to the IHM upkeep condition of the vessel. The control panel can be attached to any type of purchase system, along with the vendors’ information site, as well as is organized on Hazinvent- M; the device Verifavia utilizes to carry out IHM studies where the information is instantly as well as continually upgraded.
The control panel can operate on any type of IHM Part 1 prepared by any type of company around the world. It is kept by among globe’s biggest internal group of hazmat specialists that are all aquatic designers or marine engineers with competence in Port State Control (PSC), IMO as well as EMSA guidelines. The system can instantly create regular monthly or ad-hoc IHM upkeep records to show application as well as conformity with guidelines, as well as makes certain vessels are gotten ready for PSC evaluations.
Julien Dufour, Chief Executive Officer, Verifavia Shipping, commented: “Launching shipping’s first IHM Maintenance Dashboard ensures the industry has access to a simple, reliable, digital solution to maintaining a vessel’s IHM. The regulations dictate the IHM must be constantly up-to-date and this system will ensure this is done efficiently and accurately, and also helps to facilitate the renewal survey which is required every five years.”
Yuvraj Thakur, Global Head of IHM, Verifavia Shipping, included: “Our international hazmat experts have now completed IHM preparation on over 670 vessels and it is a testament to our innovative approach and expert knowledge that our dashboard is already used by over 500 ships from 25 shipping companies worldwide. As we get closer to 31 December, it is essential for the industry to be confident that its operations comply with the EU SRR regulation. Verifavia’s IHM Maintenance Dashboard provides industry-wide confidence – not only for this deadline but also the ongoing maintenance requirements of the legislation.”
Verifavia is one of the most extensively certified IHM firm worldwide, authorized for IHM by the Korean Register, Indian Register of Shipping, ABDOMINAL MUSCLE Group, Lloyd’s Register, RINA, DNV GL, China Classification Society as well asBureau Veritas Verifavia Shipping additionally offers IHM solutions for Class NK. Verifavia is additionally among the very first firms to be authorized by the LISCR as well as RMI flag states.